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The Resource Environmental imaginaries of the Middle East and North Africa, edited by Diana K. Davis and Edmund Burke III ; with an afterword by Timothy Mitchell, (electronic book)

Environmental imaginaries of the Middle East and North Africa, edited by Diana K. Davis and Edmund Burke III ; with an afterword by Timothy Mitchell, (electronic book)

Label
Environmental imaginaries of the Middle East and North Africa
Title
Environmental imaginaries of the Middle East and North Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Diana K. Davis and Edmund Burke III ; with an afterword by Timothy Mitchell
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
304.20956
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF670
LC item number
.E58 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davis, Diana K
  • Burke, Edmund
  • Mitchell, Timothy
Series statement
Ohio University Press series in ecology and history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Human ecology
  • Middle East
  • Africa, North
  • Middle East
  • Africa, North
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Great Britain
  • France
Label
Environmental imaginaries of the Middle East and North Africa, edited by Diana K. Davis and Edmund Burke III ; with an afterword by Timothy Mitchell, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Imperialism, Orientalism, and the Environment in the Middle East : History, Policy, Power, and Practice / Diana K. Davis -- "A Rebellion of Technology" : Development, Policing, and the British Arabian Imaginary / Priya Satia -- Restoring Roman Nature : French Identity and North African Environmental History / Diana K. Davis -- Body of Work : Water and Reimagining the Sahara in the Era of Decolonization / George R. Trumbull IV -- From the Bottom Up : The Nile, Silt, and Humans in Ottoman Egypt / Alan Mikhail -- Drafting a Map of Colonial Egypt : The 1902 Aswan Dam, Historical Imagination, and the Production of Agricultural Geography / Jennifer L. Derr -- Remapping the Nation, Critiquing the State : Environmental Narratives and Desert Land Reclamation in Egypt / Jeannie Sowers -- Salts, Soils, and (Un)Sustainabilities? Analyzing Narratives of Environmental Change in Southeastern Turkey / Leila M. Harris -- Hydro-Imaginaries and the Construction of the Political Geography of the Jordan River : The Johnston Mission, 1953/56 / Samer Alatout -- Environmentalism Deferred : Nationalisms and Israeli/Palestinian Imaginaries / Shaul Cohen
Control code
ebr10509941
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 286 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780821419748
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Environmental imaginaries of the Middle East and North Africa, edited by Diana K. Davis and Edmund Burke III ; with an afterword by Timothy Mitchell, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Imperialism, Orientalism, and the Environment in the Middle East : History, Policy, Power, and Practice / Diana K. Davis -- "A Rebellion of Technology" : Development, Policing, and the British Arabian Imaginary / Priya Satia -- Restoring Roman Nature : French Identity and North African Environmental History / Diana K. Davis -- Body of Work : Water and Reimagining the Sahara in the Era of Decolonization / George R. Trumbull IV -- From the Bottom Up : The Nile, Silt, and Humans in Ottoman Egypt / Alan Mikhail -- Drafting a Map of Colonial Egypt : The 1902 Aswan Dam, Historical Imagination, and the Production of Agricultural Geography / Jennifer L. Derr -- Remapping the Nation, Critiquing the State : Environmental Narratives and Desert Land Reclamation in Egypt / Jeannie Sowers -- Salts, Soils, and (Un)Sustainabilities? Analyzing Narratives of Environmental Change in Southeastern Turkey / Leila M. Harris -- Hydro-Imaginaries and the Construction of the Political Geography of the Jordan River : The Johnston Mission, 1953/56 / Samer Alatout -- Environmentalism Deferred : Nationalisms and Israeli/Palestinian Imaginaries / Shaul Cohen
Control code
ebr10509941
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 286 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780821419748
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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